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Chiapas is probably the main concern I have right now for the planet.
Edward James Olmos

Meaning of "Chiapas" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD CHIAPAS

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PRONUNCIATION OF CHIAPAS

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CHIAPAS

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Chiapas is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CHIAPAS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Chiapas

Chiapas

^ a. By the will of the people of Chiapas expressed by direct vote for incorporation into the Federation. ^ b. The state's GDP was 153,062,117 thousand of pesos in 2008, amount corresponding to 11,957,977.89 thousand of dollars, being a dollar worth 12.80 pesos (value of June 3, 2010). Chiapas (Spanish pronunciation: ( listen)), officially Free and Sovereign State of Chiapas (Spanish: Estado Libre y Soberano de Chiapas), is one of the 31 states that, with the Federal District, make up the 32 Federal Entities of Mexico. It is divided into 118 municipalities and its capital city is Tuxtla Gutiérrez. Other important population centers in Chiapas include San Cristóbal de las Casas, Comitán, and Tapachula. Located in Southeastern Mexico, it is the southernmost State of Mexico. It is bordered by the states of Tabasco to the north, Veracruz to the northwest and Oaxaca to the west. To the east Chiapas borders Guatemala, and to the south the Pacific Ocean. In general, Chiapas has a humid, tropical climate. In the north, in the area bordering Tabasco, near Teapa, rainfall can average more than 3,000 mm (120 in) per year.

Definition of Chiapas in the English dictionary

The definition of Chiapas in the dictionary is a state of S Mexico: mountainous and forested; Maya ruins in the northeast; rich mineral resources. Capital: Tuxtla Gutiérrez. Pop: 3 920 515. Area: 73 887 sq km.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CHIAPAS

Chi-lin
chi-square
chi-square distribution
chi-square test
chia
chiack
Chian
Chiang Ch´ing
Chiang Ching-kuo
Chiang Kai-shek
Chiang Mai
chianti
Chiantishire

WORDS THAT END LIKE CHIAPAS

compas
fau-pas
faux pas
Herod Antipas
lampas
mauvais pas
pampas
pas
Scopas
Tamaulipas
tapas
upas

Synonyms and antonyms of Chiapas in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Chiapas» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CHIAPAS

Find out the translation of Chiapas to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Chiapas from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Chiapas» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

恰帕斯
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Chiapas
570 millions of speakers

English

Chiapas
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

चियापास
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

تشياباس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Чьяпас
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Chiapas
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

চিয়াপাস
260 millions of speakers

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Chiapas
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Chiapas
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Chiapas
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

チアパス州
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

치아파스
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Chiapas
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Chiapas
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சியாபாஸ்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चियापास
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Chiapas
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Chiapas
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Chiapas
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Чьяпас
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Chiapas
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Τσιάπας
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

Chiapas
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Chiapas
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

Chiapas
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Chiapas

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CHIAPAS»

The term «Chiapas» is very widely used and occupies the 19.022 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Chiapas

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2 QUOTES WITH «CHIAPAS»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Chiapas.
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Edward James Olmos
Chiapas is probably the main concern I have right now for the planet.
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Ricardo Salinas Pliego
Chiapas has had its problems for many centuries. The different Indian tribes that live there have always fought among themselves.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CHIAPAS»

Discover the use of Chiapas in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Chiapas and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Chiapas Rebellion: The Struggle for Land and Democracy
"Harvey's study offers specific and broad perspectives on the ancient struggle for land and democracy on the fringe of Mexico's political struggles. This valuable book deserves to be widely read.
Neil Harvey, 1998
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Homage to Chiapas: The New Indigenous Struggles in Mexico
Homage to Chiapas vividly depicts the grassroots struggles for land and local autonomy now underway in an economically strategic nation of nearly 100 million people.
Bill Weinberg, 2002
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Moon Chiapas
Including expert advice on the best plaza cafés, rugged forest hikes, and where to experience Mayan arts and culture, Moon Chiapas gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.
Liza Prado, Gary Chandler, 2009
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Understanding the Chiapas Rebellion: Modernist Visions and ...
October 1997 Representatives of the Diocese of San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas. Representatives of the Instituto Nacional Indigenista (INI), Centro Coordmador Tzeltal-Tzotzil, Chiapas. Representatives of the Centro de Dere- chos ...
Nicholas P. Higgins, 2009
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Tabasco and Chiapas, Mexico: Frommer's ShortCuts
Frommer's ShortCuts give you exactly what you need for your trip to Tabasco & Chiapas, Mexico—and no more.
Frommer's ShortCuts, 2012
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Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things: An Impossible Journey from ...
"Gary Geddes follows the trail of the legendary Huishen, an Afghan monk who fled from Kabul to China and crossed the Pacific to North America a thousand years before Columbus."--Book jacket.
Gary Geddes, 2008
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Intimate Enemies: Landowners, Power, and Violence in Chiapas
DIVAnalyzes why landowners in Chiapas with a long history of violently suppressing peasant mobilizations responded to a massive wave of land reform in 1994-1998 with quiescence./div "Whether we knew it or not, "Intimate Enemies" is the book ...
Aaron Bobrow-Strain, 2007
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Ritual Humor in Highland Chiapas
The inhabitants of the three communities speak dialects of the Tzotzil language. Five religious fiestas, celebrated by these communities in honor of their saints, provide the data for Victoria Bricker's comparative study of ritual humor.
Victoria Reifler Bricker, 2010
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Mayan Lives, Mayan Utopias: The Indigenous Peoples of ...
Their combined perspectives, many previously unavailable in English, make this volume the most authoritative, richly detailed, and authentic work available on the people behind the Zapatista movement.
Jan Rus, Rosalva Aída Hernández Castillo, Shannan L. Mattiace, 2003
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The Ambivalent Revolution: Forging State and Nation in ...
Stephen Lewis believes the answers can be found in the 1920s and 1930s.
Stephen E. Lewis, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CHIAPAS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Chiapas is used in the context of the following news items.
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Mexican teachers shear hair of those who show up for exam
It pledged on Monday to push ahead with testing, which has been interrupted in the states of Chiapas, Oaxaca and Michoacan. One woman ... «SunHerald.com, Jul 15»
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2 CentAm Migrants Die in Traffic Accident in Southern Mexico
The people traffickers fled after the accident, the migrants said, adding that they were kept at warehouse in Tuxtla Gutierrez, a city in Chiapas state, for three days ... «Latin American Herald Tribune, Jul 15»
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México's teachers struggle for justice
Teachers from Oaxaca, Chiapas and other states have set up tents in La Plaza de la Revolución in this country's capital, Mexico City, to protest ... «Workers World, Jul 15»
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Child migrants fail to flee from violent Central America to the USA
Young travelers: Migrants board a train in Palenque, Chiapas State, Mexico on June 19. 'If they kill me, they kill me, and if I stay alive, I just keep ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
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Mexican government wants to tame disruptive teachers' union
Testing is happening across the country except in the states of Oaxaca, Michoacán and parts of Chiapas, according to education officials. «Washington Post, Jul 15»
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A report from the General Conference Secretary
The government census, however, reveals 323,000 people who claim to be Seventh-day Adventists. In Chiapas, Mexico, the situation is similar. «Adventist Review, Jul 15»
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Arizona governor: Why I'm reaching out to Mexico
Agua Azul Waterfall in Chiapas, Mexico. ... Agua Azul Waterfall in Chiapas, Mexico. Getty Images/ ..... Agua Azul Waterfall in Chiapas, Mexico. «azcentral.com, Jul 15»
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Dermatology PA stitches healthcare passion into sportswear
... also built schools and water treatment systems in the Chiapas region. “She thought, 'This is the way I want to be, and this is what I want to do, ... «Arizona Daily Star, Jul 15»
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Beltran Leyva cartel leader arrested in Mexican capital
... over leadership of the cartel. The suspect is said to have established his operations in Mexico City and the states of Mexico, Chiapas, Guerrero and Puebla. «La prensa, Jul 15»
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Get the scoop on the best new ice creams in NYC
... hibiscus-cherry sorbet is surprisingly acidic (in a good way). And an ice-cream loving companion declared the Chiapas Coffee scoop “ballin'. «New York Post, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Chiapas [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/chiapas>. Sep 2019 ».
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